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Pagosa Springs cold case murder suspect granted new trial

A truck driver from Lamar who was convicted for the 1988 murder of a Pagosa Springs woman and sentenced to 46 years in prison was granted a retrial by a state appeals court Wednesday. The Colorado...

DATE: Nov. 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Archuleta County Courthouse ‘unhealthy,’ report concludes

The Archuleta County Courthouse in Pagosa Springs is hazardous to public health and unsuitable for judicial employees, according to an air-quality assessment released Tuesday. The report, by A.G....

DATE: Oct. 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Axis Health opens new facility in Pagosa Springs

Axis Health System has opened a new health care facility in Pagosa Springs, which seeks to expand behavioral and primary care options in the community. A ribbon-cutting and open house will be held...

DATE: Aug. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Death of Pagosa Springs man is ruled a homicide

The death of a 29-year-old man who was shot in the head and left in the woods outside Pagosa Springs has officially been ruled a homicide, according to the Archuleta County Coroner. “We ruled this...

DATE: June 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Lawmakers ask Congress to research uses of forest-fire by-product

DENVER – A resolution supporting research, development and use of biochar unanimously passed both chambers of the Colorado General Assembly this week. It will be sent to a long list of government...

DATE: Jan. 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Pagosa Springs fire ruled accidental

Fire investigators say a blaze that destroyed a building that housed 16 businesses in Pagosa Springs was accidental in nature and started in the kitchen of the Bear Creek Saloon & Grill....

DATE: Nov. 2, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Pagosa Springs healing after Adobe Building fire

PAGOSA SPRINGS – Four days after a massive fire destroyed a historic downtown Pagosa Springs building, businesses that occupied it are struggling to find space to reopen quickly and replace hard...

DATE: Oct. 26, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Fire hits downtown Pagosa Springs building

Crews remained on scene on Sunday monitoring hot spots after an early Saturday morning fire in downtown Pagosa Springs gutted the Bear Creek Saloon and Restaurant and adjacent offices in the Adobe...

DATE: Oct. 23, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Man found dead in Pagosa hot spring is identified

An Arizona man who was found dead in a Pagosa Springs hot spring on Sept. 25 has been identified as 54-year old Matthew Kochen, the Archuleta County Coroner’s Office said Monday. Kochen was found...

DATE: Oct. 3, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

For 3 decades, Pagosa pilot savors soaring at Albuquerque balloon festival

For 30 years, Pagosa Springs resident Mike Marchand has faithfully floated above Albuquerque during the city’s international hot air balloon festival. This year isn’t any different. “The first time...

DATE: Sept. 28, 2016 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

Gunshot likely cause of death of Pagosa Springs man

The most likely cause of death of the Pagosa Springs man whose remains were found in a remote area of the San Juan Mountains last month was a gunshot wound to the head, authorities said Thursday....

DATE: Sept. 22, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Faster Internet on the horizon in downtown Durango, rural Southwest Colorado

Residents across the region can look forward to being a bit more plugged-in this year. New services from several providers, federal grants and a push from local agencies will fill some Internet...

DATE: Jan. 16, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News